The Crystal

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The Crystal is a dynamic and innovative landmark building, proudly ranked as one of the most sustainable event venues in London. Read More
  • Green Tourism Gold


Discover unique venue The Crystal, right at the heart of the Royal Docks.

You'll find a vast range of event spaces, including seven fully equipped multi-purpose meeting rooms with panoramic views and a state-of-the-art auditorium. Other areas can be transformed to cater for product launches, fine-dining occasions, receptions, corporate conferences and more.

This award-winning venue is perfectly located to welcome your guests: The Crystal is just 10 minutes from Canary Wharf and London City Airport, and is easily reached via the DLR, Tube and Emirates Air Line cable car.

It's the ideal place to unleash your imagination, and an inspiring venue to deliver a maximum impact event with minimum impact on the environment!

Meeting room layouts

Room Style Capacity
Business Lounge
  Reception 60
Education Room
  Theatre 50
  Cabaret 15
  Classroom 18
  Banqueting 30
  Reception 40
  Boardroom 22
Exhibition (200 m²/ 2153 ft²)
  Banqueting 250
  Reception 300
Meeting Room 5
  Theatre 58
  Cabaret 15
  Classroom 16
  Banqueting 40
  Reception 40
  Boardroom 20
  U Shape 24
Meeting Room 6
  Theatre 30
  Cabaret 10
  Classroom 12
  Banqueting 20
  Reception 25
  Boardroom 14
  U Shape 16
Meeting Room 7
  Theatre 120
  Cabaret 40
  Classroom 50
  Banqueting 80
  Reception 100
  Boardroom 30
  U Shape 30
Meeting Rooms 1-4
  Theatre 190
  Cabaret 80
  Classroom 88
  Banqueting 150
  Reception 190
  Theatre 80
  Cabaret 40
  Classroom 60
  Banqueting 80
  Reception 80
  Boardroom 30
Street (170 m²/ 1830 ft²)
  Banqueting 150
  Reception 270
The Street
  Theatre 140
  Cabaret 100
  Banqueting 150
  Reception 270

Facilities & Accessibility

Access Inside Building Facilities
Accessible lift
All routes suitable for pushchairs or prams
All routes suitable for limited mobility users
All routes suitable for wheelchair users
Effective lighting throughout for visually impaired users
Lift buttons with raised numbers or letters
Ramps within building
Seating for limited mobility users along routes
Steps with handrail within building
Steps within building
All routes with tactile features for visually impaired users
Access into the Building
Assisted wheelchair access
Automatic doors
Flat routes from parking area to entrance
Ramps from parking area to entrance
Ramps with handrails to entrance
Steps from parking area to entrance
Steps with handrails to entrance
Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Bathrooms available with emergency call system
Some toilets with handrails
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Accessible Communication Facilities
Audible alarm system
Clear signage (colour contrast, large letters or pictograms)
Information available in large print
Accessible Parking Facilities
Blue badge parking available
Designated disabled parking available within fifty metres of main entrance
Public car park available within two hundred metres of main entrance
Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Emergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
Special dietary requirements catered for
Staff available to assist
Staff disability awareness trained
Wheelchairs available free of charge
Level access, ramp or lift to dining area
Level access, ramp or lift to the lounge
Level access, ramp or lift to restaurant or cafe
Additional Accessible Facilities
Accessible baby changing rooms
Level access, ramp or lift to garden
Level access, ramp or lift to information point
Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point
Level access, ramp or lift from entrance to reception
Low payment counters
Low reception or information counters
Portable chip and pin machines
Booking Facilities
Coach parties accepted
Group bookings accepted
Catering Facilities
Event catering
Food shop
Halal options on menu
Kosher options on menu
Outdoor dining / Beer garden
Private Dining
Set price menu
Vegetarian options on menu
Event Facilities
Available for wedding receptions
Breakout Rooms
Conference rooms / Meeting rooms
In house AV available
Offers charity rates
Raked or tiered seating offered
Trade vehicle access
Venue can display vehicles inside
General Facilities
Free WiFi
Luggage storage
On site parking
On-site coach parking
Secure cycle storage

Venue details and map

The Crystal

1 Siemens Brothers Way, Royal Victoria Dock
E16 1GB
+44 (0)20 7055 6400